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Giersterbrau

#1,065 of 3,884 Restaurants in Vienna
$$ - $$$German, , European
Gierstergasse 10 | 1120 Wien, Vienna 1120, Austria
+43 1 8100162
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
3 Jun 2018
“Tasty schnitzel”
4 weeks ago
“Nice Bier Garten”
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CUISINES
German, Austrian, European, Asian, Soups, Czech, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Gierstergasse 10 | 1120 Wien, Vienna 1120, Austria
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On my first visit to Giersterbräu I had a fantastic Zwiebelrostbraten, and great service. I liked it so much, I stopped in for a 2nd visit a couple of days later. I ordered the Hühnerfilet and it was also great. The service was very attentive,...More

Thank chriscG2448XS
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We had lovely dinners in this beautiful restaurant while staying in Vienna. I had excellent meals with my mother.Garden is just gem in middle of Vienna with all nice Austrian fresh food which is very hard to find. Service was excellent all the time and...More

Thank Gordana O
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Best schnitzel we have had in town. Not touristy. Good value for money. Walkable from the Renaissance hotel. Note that it has a separate non-smokers part, so don't let you be put of by the smoke if you enter the place. Would go back.

Thank TE77
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Went there as a recommendations from our hotel and we weary on what we were walking into. The owner explained the menu to us in english and then continued to be kind to us. Our food was amazing. Huge portions. The servers didn’t crowd us...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

I usually never write a review, and if i do, then only for really good restaurants. I went to eat there with a friend. We only wanted to grab a snack and drink a coke, which apparently was already something bad for the elder waiter....More

Thank Alexander W
Reviewed June 29, 2017

My first time writing a NEGATIVE review. After being given a menu, we ordered. Baked chicken. Fried chicken schnitzel came,. Waiter was rushed and I decided just to eat it. Bill came and we thought it was for the wrong table. We asked the waiter...More

1  Thank summers
butko07, Inhaber at Giersterbrau, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2017
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So war das nicht. Es stehen 2 Speisen in der Karte. Die erste Speise ist das Hühner Schnitzel mit Petersilienkartoffeln...More

Reviewed June 5, 2017

Eating in a biergarten is always a pleasure, but eating in Giersterbrau is a fest!! The atmosphere was very relaxed, the service was very good and the food was to die for. And afterwards the bill isn't a real shock, eating + drinks with 3...More

Thank Wim G
butko07, Inhaber at Giersterbrau, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017
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Dankeschön

Reviewed April 24, 2017

Traditional ginger and potato soup for starter and then a classic schnitzel - all washed down with a great local beer and lovely red wine. Couldn't have asked for a nicer meal, great service and unbelievably good value with starters at around €4-6 and main...More

1  Thank 694henryf
butko07, Inhaber at Giersterbrau, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2017
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Danke !!!!

Reviewed March 21, 2017

Not obvious as to where it is at first - but well worth the short walk from the metro. They tend to have two candle lanterns outside at night so you can see them once in Gierstrgasse. The owner is very hospitable and has a...More

Thank Mike M
butko07, Inhaber at Giersterbrau, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017
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Danke

Reviewed December 15, 2016

Great cozy atmosphere, very nice food (at times duck, goose, deer). Also highly affordable. Very nice owner (I think it's him) aswell, who also serves customers with his staff. Will come back for sure.

Thank Daniel P
butko07, Inhaber at Giersterbrau, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2017
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Danke

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout
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Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gierstergasse 10 | 1120 Wien, Vienna 1120, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna
  • Phone Number: +43 1 8100162
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Description
The owner of the brewery, J. L. Gierster, founded a small inn in the area some 180 years ago, which was popular mainly because of its favorable prices. The Gierstergasse is still reminiscent of him today and is also home to a hotel where it is still nice and inexpensive to dine! The bread is homemade, the cuisine is traditional: Old Viennese potato ginger soup, beef goulash, stuffed peppers or roasted dumplings with onions and egg. You should not miss the homemade Powidltascherln or Stubenkninken. The best is to taste all this in the cozy garden under the mighty trees.
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